Robin Urevich: Attorneys say private-prison company CoreCivic is engaged in a “deprivation scheme” aimed at forcing detainees to keep the detention center running at a fraction of the cost of hiring local workers.
Jeffrey Killeen: Here in Northern California, admittedly far from a representative sample of life in these United States, the dictatorial boss model has been discovered unworkable when working with well educated employees who are expected to contribute original thought.
Mian Azhar: There are many ways to investing in second citizenship – and hence a passport. Each requires particular parameters, over which you will have different levels of control. Your own way to second citizenship will depend on the way your situations interact with all those factors.
This is a great opportunity for the LA community to come meet and listen to the people running to lead the nation’s largest sheriff’s department.
Remedy Your Credit Score — There are several companies that can help fix or repair one’s credit but due to fraudulent activities carried out by most, its best to be armed with relevant information in order to make proper decision on which company to trust.
We urgently need your letters of support on one of our major bills on policing, SB 1421, which restores Californian’s right to know about police shootings and proven serious misconduct.
Mian Azhar: Studies have revealed that children that have been brought up in the presence of pets are less likely to get allergies and Asthma. Children also get cold and ear infection very rarely when they have a pet in their home in the first year of their life
Joseph Maizlish: What lies behind and beneath the desperate stigmatization and economic and psychological exploitation — so desperate that the stigmatization is supported by violence?
Mian Azhar: Most people don’t take in enough water. When you consider the fact that we are made of 60% water it’s no wonder that people tend to experience crippling health problems at some point.
Mian Azhar: Setting intellectual property rights or claiming a patent for a new invention can be a long, expensive process that most startups just don´t have the time or money to oversee.
Wes King: The frenzy around a multiplicity of Russian “election interference” narratives…going on for well over a year now is a phenomenon that is beyond tiresome and serves little purpose other than to distract people from truly substantive issues.
Paul Ong, Silvia Gonzalez, and Lisa Hasegawa: Researchers at UCLA Luskin’s Center for Neighborhood Knowledge list inequities in wages, housing, education, and transportation
Bill Sims: We were told that in the Korean War a shockingly low percentage of soldiers fired their rifles in combat and that the M-16 was designed specifically to solve this problem as well as being light and easy to carry by small people.